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Police investigate fire attack at Musselburgh salon

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Image caption Two men were seen running from the scene after a burning bottle was thrown at the salon's window

East Lothian police are investigating after an attempt was made to set fire to a salon in Musselburgh.

The incident occurred at about 01:00 on Wednesday at the Eivissa beauty salon on the town's High Street.

A plastic bottle was set alight and thrown against the shop window, causing smoke damage to the doorframe.

Officers are searching for two men who were seen running from the area shortly afterwards.

They are described as white, in their early to mid twenties, and were wearing dark clothing.

Police Scotland's Insp Andy Harborow said the force was taking the incident "very seriously".

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